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Start Learning A New Language With Just One Click!
Posted over 2 years ago by Katie MPosted in Education, New: Books and Movies, Nonfiction and Research and Resources | Tagged with Databases, English as a Second Language, ESL, language learning, language self-instruction, languages, learn, research tools, Sign Language, study and tutorial
Hola! Bonjour! Xin chào! Have you always wanted to learn a new language but feel like you just don’t have the time or money for lessons? Try Mango languages! Mango Languages is an interactive database (free with your library card!) that provides quick but comprehensive lessons for over 70 different languages, including Spanish, Italian, French, Japanese, Russian, and many more. Learning English as a second language? Mango has you covered! There are English courses for speakers of 18 languages.
With Mango Languages, you can learn how to text in Spanish, ask for directions in German, discuss the Chinese zodiac in Mandarin, or order wine and cheese in French. Simply create an account and get started! The interface is straightforward and user friendly, and the quick lessons are easy to fit into your busy day. The best part? There’s a Mango Languages app you can download onto your smartphone or tablet, so you can learn the language on the go!
Auf Wiedersehen, and Happy Learning!
Featured image courtesy of Mango Languages.